Apple Releases iOS 10 Public Beta
Apple today made iOS 10 available to the public in beta form. The public beta follows the recent release of iOS 10 Beta 2 for developers. People who choose to install the public beta of iOS 10 should expect some bugs and performance issues. Many, but not all, of iOS 10's new features are contained in the beta. The full release is scheduled for the fall. Core iOS 10 features include new support for third-party apps in Siri; refreshed iMessage, Maps, Photos, and News apps; expanded notifications on the lock screen; and more 3D Touch functionality. Apple also today released the first public beta of macOS Sierra. The big feature in Sierra is the addition of Siri to Apple's Mac computers. Both the iOS 10 and macOS Sierra betas are free to download and install from Apple's web site.
Apple Releases iOS 10 Developer Beta 2
Apple today made a second beta version of iOS 10 available to developers. According to Apple, the new beta contains bug fixes and other improvements.
Second Round of Betas for Apple's iOS, macOS Appear
Apple has released new beta versions of iOS and macOS. These betas are specifically for developers, rather than public beta testers.
Apple Releases iOS 10.2 Beta 2
Apple has made iOS 10.2 Beta 2 available to both developers and public beta testers. Apple has not publicly listed the new features in iOS 10.2, but a handful are present in the test build of the operating system.
Apple Pushes New iOS 11 Beta to Developers
Apple today seeded the third beta of iOS 11 to application developers. This beta is not yet available to public beta testers, though Apple typically releases new public betas shortly after it updates the developer code.